Re: Patch against current CVS (MIPS R3k support, MSDOS partitions tables for mipsel)
On Tue, Nov 06, 2001 at 11:40:44PM +0100, Karsten Merker wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 06, 2001 at 10:11:06AM +0100, Guido Guenther wrote:
> > > + # $(MAKE) -C mips-specials addinitrd
> > > + # addinitrd does not work with most DECstation firmware revisions
> > Any ideas what is the problem here?
> the firmware has a problem with the data section having a VMA greater
> than the end of the bss section. My firmware docs unfortunately do not
> give any specific information about this.
This is what I suspected first.
> We have also tried swapping the order of data and bss, but this has
> not worked either.
Can it be an alignment problems?